Social media & it's effects

How does social media affect you and the world around you?

Negative effects

-Bullying is more convenient and anonymous

-Drama is easily started

-4 out of 5 teens said social media made them feel less confident

-everything is publicized

-affects confidence

-4500 kids commit suicide because of cyber bullying

Positive effects

A report by Common Sense Media(a nonprofit child advocacy group) which surveyed 1,000 13-17 year olds found that

- 28% said social media made them more outgoing

- 52% said social media improved their relationships with friends and family

-easier to stay in contact with family & friends

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